Costain helps to improve people’s lives by deploying technology-based engineering solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures.
We are currently recruiting for a PMO Portfolio Manager within our Business Systems Group (BSG) team based in Maidenhead. BSG delivers the Digital Core IT solutions that support corporate departments, contracts and clients.
Working within the BSG Project Management Office (PMO), you will be responsible for coordinating and managing resource plans against project demands. You will play a key role in managing resources to deliver the portfolio of BSG projects to high standards of predictability, performance and service. BSG project teams apply ITIL and Agile methods and Oracle, Microsoft or 3rd party platforms to rapidly deliver value. You will become familiar with the skillsets of the teams within BSG to come up with creative resource options, including coordinating with key 3rd party suppliers. Depending on demand, you will also be assigned to manage projects or client engagements for part of your time.
We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.
At Costain we aim to be an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.
We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.